First space rock possibly from Mercury found in Morocco

03/28/2013 | Space.com

A green meteorite foudn in Morocco last year may be the first known specimen from Mercury, says meteorite scientist Anthony Irving, who spoke at the annual Lunar and Planetary Science Conference in Texas. The NWA 7325 space rock was part of a group of 35 meteorites found in Morocco last year and are about 4.56 billion years old.

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